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    How are Piagetian approaches to intelligence similar and/or different than psychometric approaches to intelligence?

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    1. How are Piagetian approaches to intelligence similar and/or different than psychometric approaches to intelligence?

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    Similarities
    1. Both accept genetic determinants of intelligence.
    2. Both accept maturational determination of intelligence.
    3. Both use non-experiemental methodology
    4. Both attempt to measure intellectual functions that the child is expected to have developed by a certain age.
    5. Both conceive of intelligence as being essentially rational.
    6. Both assume that maturation of intellectual process is ...

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    This solution details the similarities and differences between the Piagetian and Psychometric approaches to intelligence. Two sources are provided.

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